Rent vouchers for landlords, subway riderships increases, & more

By Jennifer White Karp  |
May 28, 2020 - 10:30AM

The New York State Senate could vote today on a bill that would give landlords vouchers to cover renters who have lost income because of Covid-19 (CityLimits)

The New York State legislature approved a ban on evictions for the remainder of the Covid-19 emergency (The Real Deal)

Weekday subway ridership is increasing 10,000 to 20,000 daily, NYC Transit President Sarah Feinberg says (amNewYork)

The number of New Yorkers unable to pay their rent will double in June, according to a PropertyNest survey (press release)

NYC anticipates a $9 billion deficit due to the economic fallout of the coronavirus, Mayor Bill de Blasio says (LICPost)

Behind closed doors: Photographer are documenting what quarantines look like around the world (HuffPost)



Jennifer White Karp

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Jennifer steers Brick Underground’s editorial coverage of New York City residential real estate and writes articles on market trends and strategies for buyers, sellers, and renters. Jennifer’s 15-year career in New York City real estate journalism includes stints as a writer and editor at The Real Deal and its spinoff publication, Luxury Listings NYC.

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